чи

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Avar[edit]

Noun[edit]

чи (či)

  1. man

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Dungan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate of Mandarin Chinese ()

Noun[edit]

чи (či)

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Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate of Mandarin Chinese ()

Noun[edit]

чи (či)

1. gas


Kalmyk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *ci.

Pronoun[edit]

чи (či)

  1. you (subject pronoun: the person being addressed) (singular)

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Mongolian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Mongolian ᠴᠢ (či), from Middle Mongolian ᠴᠢ (či), from Proto-Mongolic *ci. Cognate with Dongxiang chi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

чи (chi) (Mongolian spelling ᠴᠢ (či))

  1. (informal) you (subject pronoun: the person being addressed)

Declension[edit]

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Nivkh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly akin to Mongolic *ci, compare Mongolian чи (chi) and Tungusic *si, compare Nanai си.

Pronoun[edit]

чи (ț’i)

  1. you, thou

Ossetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian .

Pronoun[edit]

чи (ḱi)

  1. who

Declension[edit]


Tabasaran[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Udi хунчи (χunči).

Noun[edit]

чи (či)

  1. sister

Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Polish czy, from Proto-Slavic *či, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷī, initially instrumental singular of pronoun *kʷo-/*kʷe-; compare Latin qui, Avestan čī, Old Saxon hwi.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡ʃɪ]
  • (file)

Particle[edit]

чи (čy)

  1. interrogative particle: introduces a question
  2. if, whether

Conjunction[edit]

чи (čy)

  1. or

Synonyms[edit]

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